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Daniel Dotse
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All children, regardless of circumstance, must have access to an excellent education

Founder and CEO of Teach For Ghana, a nationwide-movement that is expanding educational opportunity to all children in Ghana, by placing emphasis on teachers to form tomorrow’s leaders.

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Dan Morash
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We can’t afford this amount of food waste

The amount of food wasted in developing countries is almost as much as the amount produced of Sub-Saharan Africa. Dan Morash founded California State Soil to tackle this problem by creating an innovative technology to recycle organic waste into fertilizers.

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Christian Weedbrock
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Someone who can really explain what quantum computing is

Founder & CEO of Xanandu, a company focused extensively on the effects of quantum will have on society and how to best service those needs. Quantum computing is both complex and extremely useful, and it’s also the protagonist of our next revolution.

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Brian Bason
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Preventing mass shootings and other possible school threats

CEO of Bark, an app that is tackling school safety by alerting parents and school administrators when it detects potential threats and signs of danger, including cyberbullying, internet predators, depression, suicidal thoughts, and sexting.

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Brage W. Johansen
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Is it possible to convert arid land into fertile soil?

Co-founder of Desert Control, a startup that created Liquid Nano Clay (LNC), a compound spread onto sandy soil enabling it to retain water. Using this technology, most people living in drylands can easily access to food and water.

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Annamarie Saarinen
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Securing a healthy life from the very beginning

Undetected health conditions claim the lives of over 2 million newborns per year. A personal encounter led Annamarie to co-found the Newborn Foundation, an organization focused on leveraging innovations able to save the lives of the newest, most vulnerable citizens

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Alida Burke
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Giving everyone access to fresh food.

In 2015, Alida Burke experienced how the high cost of fresh food affected Canadians, so she co-founded The Growcer: a plug-and-play‌ ‌hydroponic system that enables a local community to grow fresh produce in temperatures as cold as -52°C.

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Daniel Jones
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Technology to liberate supply chains from opacity and inefficiency

Founder and CEO of Bext360, a company whose vision is to impact lives and disrupt global supply chains by utilizing blockchain technology, AI and machine vision to create transparency and sustainability among farmers and other stakeholders.

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